Finishing Touch Join Us As We Delve Into The Challenging And Often Misunderstood World Of Wood Finishing Our New Informative Column Finishing Touch Will Help Take The Mystery Out Of Finishing And Allow You To Choose And Apply The Right Finish No Matter What Type Of Project You Re Working On We Start With Why You Should Finish A Project At All
Finishing touch join us as we delve into the challenging and often misunderstood world of wood finishing our new informative column finishing touch will help take the mystery out of finishing and allow you to choose and apply the right finish no matter what type of project you re working on we start with why you should finish a project at all is article about Magazine bookmarked by leo with ID 1864302049 was uploaded on 27-02-2019 and has been viewed 373,348 times.
Introduction to Wood Finishing Photos by dreamstime.com; Lead photo by Rustleum This issue begins our new series on wood finishing.For anyone new to the craft of woodworking, knowing which finish to use and how to apply it is fraught with confusion, uncertainty and disappointment.
But wood finishing doesn't have to be all that complicated or distressing.In this series we'll look at how to best prepare your projects for finishing.We'll cover the most common types of finishes - what they are and how to apply them - and, we'll look at a variety of specialty topics, including pore filling, staining, dying, toning, glazing, ebonizing, spraying and French polishing.
In this introductory article we'll look at a few things that we need to be aware of before we even begin to put finish to the wood.Why We Finish WoodThere are a number of reasons that we apply finishes to wood.
The most obvious is that it protects the surface of the wood from dirt, stains, moisture, and abrasion.And, to some extent, it even protects us from bacteria that might otherwise reside in the nooks and crannies of wood - especially in very open pored wood like ash, elm or oak used...